Period
to 20 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 6 months to 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 118 97 109
Rank change year-on-year -21 +12 -39
Permanent jobs citing LAN 8 48 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.43% 2.01% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.72% 19.20% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 41 35
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.00% +8.70% +68.28%
10th Percentile £30,350 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £44,700 £72,500 £69,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,300 £49,375 £48,500
% change year-on-year -6.23% +1.80% +28.48%

LAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 215 250 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.62% 10.47% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 109 170 213
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £64,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Edinburgh

LAN
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for LAN in Edinburgh

LAN
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for LAN in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for LAN.

1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Azure
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 2 (25.00%) Contract Management
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Network Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Azure
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Contract Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITSM
2 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (25.00%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Product Roadmap
3 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto